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Old 05-08-2008, 10:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Civic SI Brakes anyone have them replaced yet?

How many miles did anyone put on thier Si before it needed brakes?

I have a 2006 civic Si My front brakes are almost toast...
Almost 30k on car and time for upgrade...
Anyone using HFP brakes/rotors?



Any other suggestion's on after market rotors and pads?

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Old 05-08-2008, 10:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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i have about 19k miles on my 06 and i've already replaced the rotors lol

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i have about 19k miles on my 06 and i've already replaced the rotors lol
yeah I had to cut mine twice they kept warping do alot of stop and go driving so I killed the brakes.......
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30 k huh, ive toasted rotors and pads on my other cars in 5-10k miles...LOL.....not anymore that was when I was younger, I saw the HFP brake it on one Civic at the dealer, it looked slick but IMO just get some nice Brembo blanks and pads. On my last Civic i ran Spoon calipers, ATE fluid, Brembo blanks with hawk pads and it stopped on a dime!
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30 k huh, ive toasted rotors and pads on my other cars in 5-10k miles...LOL.....not anymore that was when I was younger, I saw the HFP brake it on one Civic at the dealer, it looked slick but IMO just get some nice Brembo blanks and pads. On my last Civic i ran Spoon calipers, ATE fluid, Brembo blanks with hawk pads and it stopped on a dime!
by brembo blanks you mean OEM look right?
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Yah, there just direct replacement rotors, I honestly just used to buy new ones cause they were so cheap from sponsors on Honda-tech always. There just plain OEM looking rotors! Honestly you can also just use Autozone blanks also, nothing wrong with that either!!
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Yah, there just direct replacement rotors, I honestly just used to buy new ones cause they were so cheap from sponsors on Honda-tech always. There just plain OEM looking rotors! Honestly you can also just use Autozone blanks also, nothing wrong with that either!!
True but I am hard on my brakes....I think I will try HFP but just looking anyonther suggestions before i do so.....
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HFP too expensive.. Your better off with the drill/slotted after market one.
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wow...

about 75k replaced front and rear pads. Only had the front rotors resurfaced. The rears were left untouched.
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wow!!!!

33.8k here...and nothing got replaced other than air filter....

still on stock tires.
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Yup 19K here and Im all good. When I have to replace them I think I will just pick up some HFP pads if the price is right.
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pychinat just put it into 1st gear on 8thcivic
Are rotors replaceable under warranty?
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I have 27k miles and fronts look brand new, but as of a few days my damn rears started yelling at me. Im like wtf how do the rears go out before the fronts.....
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I have 27k miles and fronts look brand new, but as of a few days my damn rears started yelling at me. Im like wtf how do the rears go out before the fronts.....
good question???
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Are rotors replaceable under warranty?
wear items (brakes, clutch, filters) are not under warranty

unless you buy a BMW
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Old 05-09-2008, 03:13 PM   #16 (permalink)
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I replaced my rotors and pads at 38K.
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I replaced my rotors and pads at 38K.
I did my pads only at 55K, but that was a lot of highway miles. I have had my car for 3 years, and have 85K on it now. Just had to replace the autozone pads I put on at 55K. They didn't last as long as the OEM pads. I put OEM on now with new OEM rotors.

Where would one find the HFP pads? Is that an accessory? or do you need to know the part number to order it?
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i have about 19k miles on my 06 and i've already replaced the rotors lol
You must go hard on the brakes like me. My fronts were replaced with brembo blanks @ 20K.
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I just replaced mine like yesterday at 65K. Probably should have done them at 60 but whatever.
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what are you guys doing that you need to replace the rotors so fast? or did you just replace them for an upgrade?

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